How to Expand Your Research Funding
Niche in a Tough Economy

60-Minute On-Demand Webinar. Available in CD, MP4, and PDF Transcript.

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How can you bolster your funding opportunities in this difficult economic climate? Searching and acquiring funding for your research is more competitive than ever. With the NIH and the NSF approving less than 30% of the grant applications they receive, scientists must look at other alternatives. Yet additional funding may not be easy to identify, especially when your time is so limited.

Accelerate your search and expand your funding niche by applying the expert strategies you will receive during this live Webinar. With 30 funded proposals under his belt, your expert presenter can help you streamline your search for more funding, strengthen your assessment tactics for potential agencies and identify the best ones to pursue.

5 Key Take-Aways:

  • Strategies for identifying funding alternatives during an economic downturn
  • Growing and developing your research funding niche
  • Recognizing the power of agency evaluation and networking
  • Dovetailing your research interests with the appropriate funding agency(ies)
  • How-to tactics to increase your funding chances

This Webinar Is Perfect for New and Established Researchers Who:

  • Are seeking alternative funding from agencies outside those to whom they already submit proposals
  • Aren’t sure where to look for additional funding
  • Need to strengthen their funding agency assessment to identify those with more commonalities to their individual research
  • Ensure accountability
  • Require guidance in aligning their research mission with that of the agencies they are after


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Meet Your Presenter:

Paul Polechla Jr., PhD,has written and implemented 26 successful grant proposals accumulating about $1 million while producing 56 scientific papers and reports. His research has focused on biological sciences especially ecology and conservation plus environmental education. His research has been experimental, applied, and descriptive. His funding agencies have been international, federal, state, municipal, local, and non-governmental agencies.

This Webinar presentation is brought to you as a training tool by the Principal Investigators Association, which is an independent organization. The presentation, tools presented and their contents are not connected with the National Institutes of Health (NIH), nor are they endorsed by this agency. All views expressed are those personally held by the presenter and are not official government policies or opinions.